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The Cost of Wasted Food [Infographic]

At a time when the global economy is producing more food and making a greater profit than at any time in history, one could be forgiven for thinking that the issue of feeding the global population is yesterday’s news. 258 more words


Shrink Your Online Shopping Footprint

Yes, online shopping can reduce your total carbon footprint, but only if you do it effectively. Dr. M Sanjayan, of the Climate Lab, explains how to reduce the footprint of your online shopping. 13 more words

Shrink That Footprint

Buying local - apples cost more??

I walked to my local supermarket today to buy a few bits and pieces. Green points for walking there, non-green points for it being a supermarket, but one step at a time. 461 more words

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Generous Grants for Climate Projects

Reykjavík Energy along with the University of Iceland and other international scientific institutions have received two EU grants for climate projects to the combined amount of EUR 12.2 million. 242 more words

Food choice #1

It seems like the internet is full of people making blogs about what they choose to put in their mouths. I wont admit to having been through any significant number of these, but I have to say that I have a soft-spot for those types of documentaries showing the way that current food culture is inevitably going the way of all things in society, with profits over people and the environment. 295 more words

Explaining why. To you and myself.

Starting out onto a blank webpage is an odd experience. Especially for someone who until today had not yet expanded their social media repertoire beyond Facebook. 759 more words

Bare Necessities

People don’t like to be told what to eat.

That’s true.

I don’t want to be preachy but when I see people around me struggling with chronic diseases, obesity and such, I feel compelled to say something. 434 more words